Aslihan Demirkaya

Adjunct Professor


Aslihan Demirkaya is a Research Scientist at Vianai Systems Inc. where she provides data science expertise for the company’s AI platform. After she completed her PhD in Mathematics at the University of Kansas, she worked as a Math Professor at the University of Hartford (2011-2020) and has co-authored around 20 publications in top peer-reviewed journals in the area of her previous expertise: differential equations. She helped create University of Hartford’s data science program and has sought to demonstrate how data science can be accessible to anyone with a computer science or mathematics background.


  • University of Kansas, PhD in Mathematics, 2011